Video Recap/Poster Sale Info For CineMayhem!!

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This year’s CineMayhem film festival (started by Daily Dead’s Heather Wixson) might be over (having ran March 28-30th), but there are plenty of cool things left to show, for those who weren’t able to make it to the annual LA-based event (myself included ). This year, the fest was moved to Jumpcut Cafe, and boasted […]

We’re Glad They Found This Footage: SIX POV MOVIES THAT WE LOVE

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Let’s be honest here. Out of 10 “found footage” type films, you’re lucky if two or three are actually enjoyable. Why the characters in said sub-genre always seems to have to document EVERYTHING might have worked early on, when the style was created, by 2014, we’ve seen so many variations of it, that the films […]

DVD/Bluray Review: HOLLISTON SEASON TWO

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  Season two of FEARnet‘s horror-sitcom HOLLISTON hits Bluray April 8th, and fans of the show who haven’t caught the second outing yet can expect the same hybrid of comedy and horror references, mixed with the first season’s genre cameos, multiplied by twenty…and that’s not a bad thing. THE DISC: Season two of HOLLISTON amps […]

2014 Texas Frightmare Lineup Boasting One Hell of a Lineup!

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  I don’t find myself crying in agony over having to miss conventions much, but judging from the lineup to this year’s Texas Frightmare,…yeah, I’m bummed. Boasting everything from a TERMINATOR/TERMINATOR 2 reunion, A NIGHT OF THE DEMONS reunion, the West Memphis 3‘s Jason Baldwin, a full blown BLAIR WITCH PROJECT reunion and DR. f’n […]

Guest Article: ARGENTO SYNDROME Author Derek Botelho’s FIVE FAVORITE DARIO ARGENTO Films!

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  *Editor’s note: Icons of Fright friend Derek Botelho is set to release his new novel, entitled, The Argento Syndrome, an in depth look at the career of horror master, Dario Argento. The book features many candid interviews with everyone from John Carpenter and Asia Argento, to screenwriter Sean Keller and many more. We asked […]

Icons and Friends Bring You: OUR FAVORITE GENRE FILM SCORES!!

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Howdy fright fiends! All of us here at Icons of Fright are pretty hardcore when it comes to being soundtrack fanatics. Whether it be Rob or Justin blasting away with their Death Waltz vinyl, or little ol’ me (Jerry), sorting through my insane amount of iTunes soundtracks or Mondo vinyl collection, the fact is that […]

Icons Teams Up With Relativity To Bring One Winner An Awesome OCULUS Prize Pack!!

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Relativity’s upcoming horror thriller OCULUS is doing a fine job at scaring the absolute hell out of folks with its creepy trailer (just ask my daughter, she wasn’t too please with me for showing it to her), and to celebrate the Mike Flanagan-helmed film, the folks at Relativity is teaming up with us at Icons […]

Beyond Fright: Influentrial Band The Faint Returns with DOOM ABUSE!

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The Faint is not your typical band. Even whilst emerging from the popular “Saddle Creek” roster of artists and releasing the more indie rock debut, MEDIA, it was clear that these Nebraska natives had a distinctive sound. Next up, they shed their former sound and traded it in for neo-gothic electro with noise-rock sensibilities for […]